Tara Jensen

Montana preparing to distribute millions in fed rental assistance

KTVH The Gianforte administration is updating a program to distribute at least $44 million in federal rent assistance to Montanans harmed financially by the Covid-19 pandemic – but the money has...

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Legislators propose $500k budget cut for Montana Indigenous Language Preservation

Great Falls Tribune Legislators have proposed a $500,000 budget cut for the Montana Indigenous Language Preservation program, saying there was a lack of "specific outcomes" and a "slight amount of...

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Big Sky 55+ panel discusses American Rescue Plan, new Legislature

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Legislature Discusses Wolf Hunting, Income Taxes, Indigenous People's Day

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Editorial: Tax breaks for the wealthy now will cost Montanans later

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House panel ices earned-income tax expansion

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House Bill looks to increase qualified education tax credit

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Lawmakers race to the end of their 90-day session

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Montana lawmakers split on how to best address property taxes

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Gianforte visits Lake County potato farm, mint production facility

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Montana Legislature takes up $350M broadband plan

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Montana’s earned income tax credit looks to receive a boost

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